Story Topic: Bereavement

Lost my partner and gained a daughter

Posted 4 October 2017

Steve lives in Birmingham with his (almost) five year old daughter Sam. His partner passed away shortly before their daughter was born by caesarean section. Since then he has raised Sam alone. Steve runs a...

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Continuing life after Jo

Posted 4 October 2017

Chris Davies used to be a communications officer for his local county council in Dorset, but that all changed when he saw a job advertised for a web manager at the Weldmar Hospicecare Trust –...

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We were engaged when he died

Posted 3 October 2017

Irene is 28 years old and has a two year old son. She became a single parent after losing her fiancé in a car accident. Here, she shares how she’s learning to cope. My soul mate My...

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Bereaved with four

Posted 3 October 2017

Thirty year-old Clare lives in The Wirral and became a single mum to her four children when her partner died suddenly last year. We were just a normal family. My partner Maz and I both worked, we...

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